APRIL 3, 2014 7:40PM

Lies of omission and commission

obamamaniacs like to point to the landmark achievement of this larcenous, deceiving administration as being the Affordable Care Act, which is indeed an act; but is neither affordable, nor does it offer care to those it was billed bilked to help; the uninsured, principally the poor.

 We have… Read full post »

The Imperial Bully 

by PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS, MARCH 26, 2014  

"I doubt that the Ukraine crisis precipitated by Washington’s overthrow of the democratic government is over.  Washington has won the propaganda war everywhere outside of Russia and Ukraine itself. Within Ukrai… Read full post »

MARCH 23, 2014 9:02PM

"Obama’s Dumbest Plan Yet"

Needless to say, Mr. Whitney is no friend of the liar/war criminal-in-chief, having been the basis for a recent previous post, and I find the FACTS in his analysis compelling, here - a continuation of the ham-handed approach, which values expediency over principles and morality :

 The Coup in UkRead full post »

by Eric Zuesse

 "No, he didn't say it; no politician does; instead, he proves it, by both what he does and what he says (as will be shown here)."

THEN

"A politician shows his values, and makes clear his priorities, not by what he says, but instead by what he actually&nbsRead full post »

MARCH 14, 2014 2:46PM

"Obama: The Willing Executioner"

The Politics of Illusion

by MIKE WHITNEY

 

"“The crimes of the United States have been systematic, constant, vicious, remorseless, but very few people have actually talked about them. You have to hand it to America. It has exercised a quite clinical manipulation of power worldwide while maRead full post »

DECEMBER 1, 2013 5:13PM

Pretend It Was President McCain

By Anthony Gregory 

 "The president has had a tough few months. Many of his defenders wish to shift blame for the big policy problems to his detractors. I have a question for them.

What if McCain had won in 2008 and 2012? What if the current scandals, power grabs, and policy disastersRead full post »

The Discussion Option as Ploy

How to Stifle the Democratic Process by GENE GLICKMAN

"Politicians and military strategists are prone to talking about options. They say things like “all options are on the table,” or “we have no option but to….” When resistance starteRead full post »

"THERE ARE NO HUMANITARIAN WEAPONS

Some smart people thought, and perhaps some still think, that the 2003-2011 war on Iraq was unique in that it was promoted with the use of blatant lies.  When I’d researched dozens of other wars and failed to find one that wasn’t based onRead full post »

Buy Congress Than To Go It Alone

by PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS

Will They Back Another American War Crime?

 

"While still claiming dictatorial powers to start a war on his own authority, Obama put his unilateral attack on Syria on hold when he received a letter from more than 160 members/… Read full post »

One would think that an american president in this new millenia, especially one deemed a Constitutional scholar would be quite well-schooled in the provisions of the Geneva Conventions, their implications, and ramifications.  However, the current occupant of theWhite House, as many here maintainRead full post »

"War on Syria: Twenty Pounds of Stupid in a Ten-Pound Bag"

By William Rivers Pitt

"I'm just going to throw this out . . . : instead of attacking Syria, how about we don't attack Syria?

Crazy, I know; this is America, after all, and our presidents like nothing more than to… Read full post »

Humanity Is Drowning In Washington’s Criminality

Paul Craig Roberts 08/13/'13

 

"Americans will soon be locked into an unaccountable police state unless US Representatives and Senators find the courage to ask questions and to sanction the executive branch officials who break the law, violatRead full post »

"The New Economy is the No Jobs Economy

by PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS


One of my most popular columns was about escaping from the Matrix existence in which Americans live. It is a world of disinformation and misinformation in which facts are fiction, and abstract theories are substituted for empirical realityRead full post »

AUGUST 1, 2013 6:52PM

"Race Traitor"

"Obama and the Spirit and Structure of Militaristic Capitalism"

by NORMAN POLLACK

 "This is a touchy topic.  Liberals and progressives of current fashion had best stay away from it or hide under the bed sheets, too those enthralled by political correctness (often the same crowd), for, as… Read full post »


For the purposes of this post, it is instructive to revisit a conversation of the willfully ignorant, here:

 

"I'll leave that to the OIE-sters. If you want to find out about nuts, find an OIE-ster.

Catfish, burlap and cello music, ya know?

Uh, having coined OIE, I don't think anyone knows what it m

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For the purposes of this post, it is instructive to revisit a conversation of the willfully ignorant, here:

 

"I'll leave that to the OIE-sters. If you want to find out about nuts, find an OIE-ster.

Catfish, burlap and cello music, ya know?

Uh, having coined OIE, I don't think anyone knows what… Read full post »

As I read the following article, I couldn't help chuckling over the following Machiavellian circle jerk which took place several months ago, a brief glimpse into the lack of character, morals, intellect, and principles, which the four Einsteins so amply demonstrate in this snippet:

"I'll leave that t… Read full post »

by PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS

"The American people have suffered a coup d’etat, but they are hesitant to acknowledge  it. The regime ruling in Washington today lacks constitutional and legal legitimacy.  Americans are ruled by usurpers who claim that the executive branch is above the law and… Read full post »

 "Paul Craig Roberts is a former Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury. . ."
 
"Behind the Mask of Sanctimony

Will the Real Traitors Please Stand Up?

by PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS
 

"It is hard to understand the fuss that Washington and its media whores are making over Edward Snowden.&/

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by BAR {Black Agenda Reprt} executive editor Glen Ford

 

"Barack Obama is a master trickster, a shape-shifter, and a methodical liar. The man who has arrogated to himself the right to kill at will, anywhere on the globe, accountable only to himself, based on secret information and classified leg… Read full post »

Is America Hiding Its True Inflation Rate . . .?

 "CBS News recently reported that the rate of inflation, as calculated by the American Institute for Economic Research (AIER), clocked in at a whopping 8% over the past year. This number is in stark contrast to the relatively modest infl… Read full post »

Malicious Irony, Hypocrisy and Intellectual Tyranny

by PETER DUDINK

"In a world run by emperors or presidents, perhaps we should ignore Socrates’ injunction to know ourselves and instead know those who rule us. During his recent speech to Ohio University graduates, posted at wsj.com, Presi… Read full post »

OCTOBER 28, 2012 8:13AM

"A Letter to Obama Supporters"

by DAVID MASCIOTRA

"I am writing this letter as a friend who believes in the same principles that you proudly trumpet: fairness, human rights, honesty, and communitarian commitment to the common interest and public good. Over the past three years, but especially during the past six months, I’v

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OCTOBER 27, 2012 7:26PM

Paul Craig Roberts

"In Amerika there will never be a real debate

"God help them if Obama and Romney ever had to participate in a real debate about a real issue at the Oxford Union. They would be massacred.

The “debates” revealed that not only the candidates but also the entire country is completelyRead full post »

OCTOBER 25, 2012 8:03PM

Never-ending War: Nick Turse

"A Failed Formula for Worldwide War: How the Empire Changed Its Face, But Not Its Nature

By Nick Turse 

"They looked like a gang of geriatric giants. Clad in smart casual attire -- dress shirts, sweaters, and jeans -- and incongruous blue hospital booties, they strode around “the worlRead full post »